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TOKYO OLYMPIC RECAP

DAY TEN RECAP - AUGUST 2, 2021 Newell advances to pole vault final Tying for first place in the qualification...

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CHEER ON SASK AT THE TOKYO OLYMPIC GAMES

After a lifetime of hard work and dedication to sport, 12 individuals from Saskatchewan will represent Canada at the Olympic...

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ATHLETE TO ATHLETE CO-OP

You are invited to an athlete-only, peer-to-peer discussion to connect with and be supported by other athletes across Canada who...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP JUNE 30 TO JULY 13

Shaw secures Paralympic spot Midale’s Keely Shaw will be making her Paralympic debut in Tokyo after being named to the...

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WIENS AND CARROLL HEADED TO TOKYO

A second-place finish at the Canadian Olympic Diving Trials earned Pike Lake's Rylan Wiens a ticket to the 2020 Olympic...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP JUNE 23-29

Canada captures silver at World Para Ice Hockey Championship The Canadian men’s Para ice hockey team finished with a silver...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP JUNE 16-22

Nikita Ens breaks records at Para swimming World Series event Meadow Lake’s Nikita Ens set two new Canadian records and...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP JUNE 2-8

Priddell named alternate  Regina’s Kenzie Priddell was named an alternate for the artistic swimming team nominated to represent Canada at the Tokyo Games.   The eight...

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CELEBRATE PRIDE MONTH IN JUNE

June is known across the world as Pride Month. Parades, festivals and events celebrating the LGBTQ2SI+ community happen across the...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MAY 26 – JUNE 1

Canada picks up first win at WBSC Baseball Americas Qualifier  Canada got off to a strong start at the WBSC...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MAY 19-25

Baseball Canada announces roster for qualifier Saskatchewan pitchers Andrew Albers and Dustin Molleken are among 25 athletes named to Baseball Canada’s roster...

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SASKATCHEWAN SPORTS HALL OF FAME 2021 INDUCTEES INCLUDES SIX WITH OLYMPIC/PARALYMPIC TIES

On Thursday, May 20, five athletes, one builder and two teams were inducted into the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame....

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MAY 12-18

Thibeault punches ticket to Tokyo Boxer Tammara Thibeault, who calls Regina her hometown, has been named to the Canadian boxing...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MAY 5-11

Para swimmer Nikita Ens nominated for Paralympic team Nikita Ens is among seven athletes announced Tuesday by Swimming Canada as...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP April 28-MAY 4

Rylan Wiens captures bronze and a spot at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics for Canada In a terrific performance at the...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP APRIL 21-27

Hudak and Ehman get nod for national Para Nordic teams Prince Albert’s Brittany Hudak and Saskatoon’s Jesse Ehman have named...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP APRIL 7-13

Clark, Lacquette and Shirley invited to national women’s hockey selection camp Saskatoon forwards Emily Clark and Sophie Shirley, as well...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MARCH 31-APRIL 6

Aikens and Canadian rugby sevens team sweep Emirates Invitational With no competition in nearly a year, there may have been...

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“IT’S HARD TO DREAM SOMETHING IF YOU CAN’T SEE IT”: NEW INITIATIVE BENEFITING LOCAL FEMALE COACHES

Written by Matt Johnson for Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan Through spending most of her life growing up in sports, Emily...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP MARCH 17-MARCH 23

McMorris makes Canadian history in big air With a two-run total of 179.25 points, Regina’s Mark McMorris captured gold and...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP JUNE 23-29

June 29, 2021

Canada captures silver at World Para Ice Hockey Championship

The Canadian men’s Para ice hockey team finished with a silver medal at the 2021 World Championship, falling 5-1 to the United States in the final.

After the Americans got off to an early 2-0 lead, Canada cut the deficit in half with a powerplay goal late in the first period. Unfortunately, the Canadians, weren’t able to find the back of the net again, while the United States added another three goals in the final two periods.

Canada defeated the Russian Paralympic Committee 2-1 in the semifinals to earn a spot in the final. By securing a spot in the final, the team earned Canada a berth at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing.

Saskatoon’s Ken Babey led the Canadian team as head coach.

Read more on Paralympic.ca.

Saskatchewan athletes finish in Top 8 at Olympic Track and Field Trials

A pair of podium finishes and multipleTop 8 finishes were results Saskatchewan athletes at the Olympic Track and Field Trials June 24 to 27 in Montreal.

Saskatoon’s Michelle Harrison finished first in the women’s 100-metre hurdles with a time of 12.98, while Regina’s Scott Joseph captured a silver in the men’s long jump with a distance of 7.48-m.

Other Saskatchewan results include:

Courtney Hufsmith (Saskatoon): 6th – Women’s 1500-m, 4:23.80
Julianne Labach (Saskatoon): 4th – Women’s 800-m, 2:01.32; 4th Women’s 1500-m, 4:19.18
Astrid Nyame (Saskatoon): 4th – Women’s 100-m Hurdles, 13.49
Adrea Propp (Regina): 8th – Women’s 800-m, 2:07.90
Payne Wylie (Elstow): 6th – Men’s 110-m Hurdles, 14.81

Wiens finishes first in Canadian Diving Trials preliminaries

Saskatoon’s Rylan Wiens got off to a strong start at the Canadian Diving Trials in Toronto as he competes to claim one of Canada’s two Olympic spots in the men’s 10-metre platform event.

Wiens was in first place with 489.15 points following Tuesday’s preliminary round. Semifinals are scheduled for Thursday at 10:30 a.m. (SK time) and will be followed that afternoon with the finals at 1:25 p.m. (SK time).

The Trials are being streamed live on CBC.ca.

Wiens secured one of the Olympic berths for Canada after capturing bronze at a FINA Diving World Cup event in May.

For more information, visit diving.ca.

Canadian men’s basketball team begins Qualifying Tournament

Saskatoon-born Trey Lyles and the rest of the Canadian men’s basketball team are on the hunt for an Olympic berth as they take on five other countries at the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Victoria from June 29-July 4.

Canada will open the Group Phase on June 29 against Greece before taking on China on June 30. The red and white will get a bye on July. The top two teams from either group will advance to the semifinals on July 3 with the  winners advancing to the final on July 4.

Canada, Greece and China make up Group A, while the Czech Republic, Uruguay and Turkey comprise Group B.

All Canadian Games are available to watch on CBC.ca.

For more information, visit basketball.ca.